Bradley Beal is so mature and composed on the court, some of the guard’s teammates didn’t even realize how precocious the Wizards’ second-year player actually is.
The Wizards come steamrolling into the Eastern Conference semifinals off an impressive five-game knockout of Chicago.
With the scene shifting back to Chicago, the Wizards are expecting the Bulls to throw everything at them to try to force a Game 6 back in D.C.
Nene has played a major role in Washington taking a 2-0 lead over the favored Bulls. Through the first two games of the postseason, he's averaging 20.5 points and 7.5 rebounds.
Wizards point guard John Wall, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2010 NBA draft, will make his playoff debut Sunday against the Bulls.
In the fluid playoff picture, the Wizards could finish anywhere from fourth to eighth place. Their first-round draw could determine how far the Wizards can go.
By definition of being a .500 team 48 games into the season, consistency has been an issue for the Wizards. Recently, however, Washington has begun to find an identity
The Wizards are the definition of mediocre as they reach the midpoint of the NBA season. At 20-21, they still haven’t been able to climb over the .500 mark for the first time since 2009.
Otto Porter Jr. was a do-it-all player for Georgetown, but for the Wizards he's a serious work-in-progress.
The Wizards are 17-19, but only one victory has come against a team with a winning record.